[ISN] FBI puts $3m bounty on head of Gameover Zeus malware creator

http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2416111/fbi-puts-usd3m-bounty-on-head-of-gameover-zeus-malware-creator By Dan Worth V3.co.uk 02 July 2015 The FBI has offered a reward of $3m for information leading to the capture of the infamous Gameover Zeus malware creator. Evgeniy Mikhailovich Bogachev has been in the FBI’s sights since June last year when he was accused of being one of the ringleaders behind the notorious Gameover Zeus malware. The Monster Jobs website was hit by Gameover Zeus earlier this year. Keen to ramp up pressure on Bogachev, the FBI has now put a sizeable bounty on his head. “Bogachev is wanted for his alleged involvement in a wide-ranging racketeering enterprise and scheme that installed, without authorisation, malicious software known as Zeus on victims’ computers,” the FBI said. […]




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